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College men's basketball: Bluejays play ... solid
Twins to protect top prospects as draft approaches
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Women's college basketball: Another slow start hurts Lady Jays
College hockey Ice Breaker tournament returning to Duluth
Pearson’s Candy locally owned again: Minneapolis firm acquires 109-year-old maker of the Salted Nut Roll
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Congolese ambassador to visit Worthington later this month
One year after one of the nation's largest oil pipeline leaks happened near SD-ND border, some questions remain
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Drinking ourselves to death: Alcohol-related deaths on the rise in Minnesota
DULUTH — Brenda Long ticked off the names of men in her life who died young. Mike Trafton, her father, at age 48. Tom Trafton, her older...
August 19, 2018 - 5:00am
Beyond Boone's: Sommelier helps broaden wine horizons
MOORHEAD, Minn. — I love wine. And by wine, I mean a certain uber-sweet, flavored apple drink produced in California that many will remember...
July 19, 2018 - 6:20pm
July 5, 2018
Ditch the bottle and try these 5 canned cocktails
MOORHEAD, Minn.—Summer is in full swing, and that means beverages will be flowing. Whether the weather brings you to the lake or the backyard,...
July 5, 2018 - 6:59pm
July 4, 2018
Want to drink like a Founding Father? Try a Portuguese wine
FARGO — The Fourth of July is one of the biggest beer-drinking holidays in the country, but if you really want to celebrate America's history,...
July 4, 2018 - 7:15am
March 27, 2018
Local beverage specialists offer ideas on what to pair with seasonal candy
DULUTH—Melissa Rainville did not take the Peeps pairing lightly. The head brewer from Hoops Brewing smelled the popular bunny-shaped, sugar-coated...
March 27, 2018 - 8:17pm
March 1, 2018
Grand jury issues murder charge in snowmobile crash
ST. PAUL—A Chisago County grand jury has indicted a man accused of driving a snowmobile on Chisago Lake that struck and killed an 8-year-old boy who was preparing to go ice fishing with his family. According to the Associated Press, 45-year-old Eric Coleman, of Chisago City,...
March 1, 2018 - 8:07pm
November 11, 2017
Some city-owned liquor stores in western Minnesota struggle financially
MOORHEAD, Minn.—Several western Minnesota municipalities face difficult questions about whether they should remain in the liquor store...
November 11, 2017 - 3:53pm
August 9, 2017
America's drinking problem is much worse this century
Americans are drinking more than they used to, a troubling trend with potentially dire implications for the country's future health-care costs....
August 9, 2017 - 12:21pm
Elvis Presley, 40 years after his death, remains an icon and a cautionary tale
August 9, 2017 - 4:30am
July 19, 2017
Bikini-friendly beverages: Enjoy these beers and seltzers without guilt
During summer, Midwesterners enjoy a warm lake breeze as the sun beats down onto their bronzed skin. Beachbodies make an appearance thanks to...
July 19, 2017 - 12:10pm
July 5, 2017
Lots of 'craft' beer is brewed by Anheuser-Busch - here's how to spot the real stuff
As Big Beer has snapped up craft breweries, it's grown harder to tell who the true indies are. But a new industry effort hopes to clear up the...
July 5, 2017 - 4:35pm
June 30, 2017
An 'easy decision': Minnesota liquor stores stocked for first-ever Sunday sales
MOORHEAD—Mike Fisher is used to customers showing up at his liquor store on Sundays. The owner of Cormorant Bottle Shop in Pelican Rapids...
June 30, 2017 - 8:57pm
June 21, 2017
SD congresswoman's family-based substance abuse treatment bill passes House
WASHINGTON — A bill sponsored by South Dakota's lone congresswoman could keep drug-affected families together, but it may not have any...
June 21, 2017 - 5:19pm
May 29, 2017
Shake it 'til you make it: 3 cocktails to kick off summer
It's that time of year. We bask in the sun, breathe in the fresh air and exhale a sigh of relief as we lounge outdoors with a cold drink —...
May 29, 2017 - 10:32am
January 17, 2017
Is this the year Sunday liquor store sales ban ends? Minnesota House panel says yes.
ST. PAUL — The long-running debate over Sunday liquor sales in Minnesota is back with renewed strength to strike down the century-old ban. “We are going to pass Sunday liquor sales out of the House this year,” promised House Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown.
January 17, 2017 - 8:55pm